Palmview, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
77
Palmview's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
30 out of 405
In Texas
78 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Palmview is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Palmview, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Palmview has an overall cost of living index of 77 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Palmview has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than Texas's index of 94.

The standard of living in Palmview ranks as #78 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Palmview ranks as the #6,341 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Palmview Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Palmview Texas National Average
Overall 77 94 100
Services 78 98 100
Groceries 87 89 100
Health 70 95 100
Housing 50 83 100
Transportation 90 89 100
Utilities 102 101 100
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Palmview Cost of Living Vs. TX

Palmview, TX Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Texas, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$81,200
Median Home Value
$677
Median Rent
$39,083
Median Income
Statistic Palmview Texas United States
Median Home Value $81,200 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $677 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $39,083 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.1x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Palmview Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Palmview Texas
Shampoo $0.89 $1.06
Movie $10.25 $10.68
Bowling $15.0 $14.67

Detailed Palmview Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Palmview Texas
Ground Beef $4.31 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.47 $1.39
Milk $1.91 $2.05

Detailed Palmview Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Palmview Texas
Haircut $11.21 $18.62
Beauty Salon $30.83 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.15 $2.34

Detailed Palmview Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Palmview Texas
Potatoes $2.67 $3.29
Pizza $10.32 $10.62
Beer $9.64 $9.38
Optometrist $75.0 $108.57
Doctor $57.67 $116.17
Dentist $63.67 $99.13

Detailed Palmview Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Palmview Texas
Gasoline $1.97 $2.22
Tire Balancing $43.33 $50.07
All Electricity $175.49 $167.67
Phone $185.48 $175.64

Palmview SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
2
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Palmview

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Palmview
McAllen, TX 142,557 79 1.0x
Edinburg, TX 97,734 81 1.1x
Mission, TX 83,796 79 1.0x
Pharr, TX 78,689 75 1.0x
Alamo, TX 19,851 75 1.0x
Alton, TX 17,683 77 1.0x
Hidalgo, TX 13,984 77 1.0x
La Homa, TX 11,066 75 1.0x
Penitas, TX 6,103 76 1.0x

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